When You're Gone

A project in Karlshamn, Sweden by Winteractive

Funding Unsuccessful

When You're Gone explores through gameplay and motion comics the feelings of love, but more importantly those of loss and loneliness.
Backers: 102
Average Pledge Per Backer: kr500 SEK

Funded: kr50,955 SEK of kr180,000 SEK
Dates: Oct 31st -> Nov 30th (31 days)
Project By: Winteractive
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Latest News

The final update, for now! and a huge thank you!

November 14th - via:
Hello everyone!It now stands clear that When You're Gone won't reach its funding goal..We have no doubt that our vision for When You're Gone is one that many people could enjoy. Though we have made some pretty large oversights before and during our... (Read More)

A look inside the making of a mind folk - Stoneboy

November 13th - via:
Hi Kickstarter!  I wanted to share with you my usual process for making one of the mind folk!  Be interesting or be stone - the reality for the mind folk This time around it's the little guy with the birthname "Stoneboy" though when the orphanage... (Read More)

An inconvenient truth + an update on gameplay

November 12th - via:
Hi Kickstarter!I'm super excited to tell you that at the time of writing 81 amazing people have backed When You're Gone!Though there's one problem that needs addressing - and that is the fact that if we continue gaining funding in the rate we are... (Read More)

An update from the Sound Artist (Viktor) + Soundtrack

November 10th - via:
Hey, Kickstarter! Since this update concerns the sound aspect of the game - rather than gameplay or graphics - I figured it's my time to shine. The name's Viktor, and I'm the senior sound artist here at Winteractive. You might remember me from the... (Read More)

A short interview with our Art director - Max Friberg

November 10th - via:
Hello Kickstarter! about every other day of updates here on Kickstarter we'll try to show you more of us! The office, our workspaces and also our faces!For today's update I will answer some questions about myself. So lets get started! Self portrait... (Read More)

A peak into the Mind Folk orphanage - back to basics

November 8th - via:
Today's update took a slightly different turn than excepted as I found myself stranded in the family home without a Wacom pen. So I had to get creative (sort of) A sad little fella. Instead of polishing some digital illustrations of the Mind Folk - I... (Read More)

Theme music : The vomit + a message from the train!

November 7th - via:
Hi Kickstarter! Today's update is coming to you live (as live as text gets) from the train between Karlshamn and Gothenburg as I'm (Max) heading back home to be with the family over the weekend. Though you might hear less from me during this time,... (Read More)

Playing Orbital gear with developers & happy birthday Karla! + a little update

November 6th - via:
Hello everyone! 55 amazing people have backed When You're Gone! We're so happy to feel your support! It makes long workdays not only easier but very, very fun!Speaking of workdays being fun! - Today we got the fantastic opportunity to play Orbital... (Read More)

Progress on Level one : Uncork what's been bottled up!

November 4th - via:
Hi Kickers!The first stage of When You're Gone has Sam taking a pilgrimage to the place in the back of his mind were he's bottled up and drowned his feelings in cheap alcohol.The player is taught the basic mechanics of running, jumping and climbing... (Read More)

Things are taking shape!

November 3rd - via:
Hi! Today's been spent working on in-game content, though it's not as sexy as a boss or concept art, we're happy to tell you that all the functionality for the camera and it's movement are now complete and work has started on Sam's updated... (Read More)

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November 3rd - via:
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When You're Gone is as Beautiful as it is Depressing

November 2nd - via:
When You're Gone is a platformer on Kickstarter that focuses on themes of loss, sadness, and more loss. (Read More)

The things from the back of your mind

November 1st - via:
Hello everyone! The team is back from the capital were we helped promote our school and When You're GoneA huge thank you to everyone who's shown their support by backing or spreading the word about When You're Gone - the exposure you help us get is... (Read More)

Thank you! What an amazing first day!

November 1st - via:
"We're falling for you Kickstarter!" First of we would like to thank everyone who has pledged, spread the word or taken the time to check out our campaign! It's an incredible feeling seeing people from around the world taking interest in our... (Read More)

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